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Be a Cultural Mentor - Apply Now

Be a Cultural Mentor - Apply Now

Published: 19 September 2017

Use your knowledge and experience as a senior Local or International student to help newly arrived international students adjust and feel at home in their new environment.

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Free EYE test + a chance to WIN iPhone7

Free EYE test + a chance to WIN iPhone7

Published: 18 September 2017

Free eye checks are conducted on campus by senior optometry students and are supervised by highly experienced Optometrists. In addition you will receive a 20% discount off purchases.

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2018 Yellow Shirts Applications OPEN

2018 Yellow Shirts Applications OPEN

Published: 18 September 2017

Applications are open until close of business on Friday 22 September 2017

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Are you are a contact lens wearer and use a contact lens storage case?

Published: 18 September 2017

Researchers at UNSW Sydney / School of Optometry and Vision science are seeking volunteer research participants to learn about relationships between behavioral habits of safe contact lens use, hygiene and compliance in contact lens wearers and associated contact lens case contamination with harmful germs.

Are you a daily lens wearer? Would you like to try new lens cases for 2 months?

Published: 18 September 2017

Researchers at The School of Optometry and Vision Science, The University of New South Wales are seeking volunteer participants to use antimicrobial and non-antimicrobial contact lens cases so that the researchers can compare their contamination rates. Participants will be provided with a $10 vouchers on 2nd and 3rd visits to compensate for their costs incurred in attending the study visits.

ISA Internships - January 2018

ISA Internships - January 2018

Published: 15 September 2017

At ISA Internships, we connect career-driven students and recent graduates with resume-building opportunities in over 20 locations abroad. With many years of experience in advising and support, the ISA Internships team will work with you on your path of professional discovery and connect you with an internship that fits your career goals. These internships are offered for domestic students overseas or even international students to do internships in other cities around Australia.

Bennelong Pre-departure training programs for NCP Mobility Students

Bennelong Pre-departure training programs for NCP Mobility Students

Published: 15 September 2017

Designed exclusively for New Colombo Plan (NCP) recipients, this pre-departure session will arm you with the practical skills and insights needed to make a speedy adjustment to your host location in the Indo-Pacific.

NCP support for SPREE students to accept Pollinate Energy Fellowships in India

NCP support for SPREE students to accept Pollinate Energy Fellowships in India

Published: 15 September 2017

Grow your skills as a leader, innovator and social change-maker while bringing renewable energy solutions to urban poor communities in India. Pollinate Energy was founded by a SPREE alumna and her colleagues to bring life-changing products, including solar lighting, to people who need them most, the millions living in poverty in India’s urban slums. 

Virtual Workshop - How to Ace a Job Interview - Run by Expedia

Published: 15 September 2017

Registration closes 19 September 2017, 12 noon.

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Global Development Week @ UNSW

Global Development Week @ UNSW

Published: 13 September 2017

Following on from the success of our 2016 Global Development Week, the School of Social Sciences’ Globalisation & Governance Research Network is hosting a Global Development Week @ UNSW on the theme of Peacebuilding and Development. The week-long event will showcase existing expertise in Peacebuilding and Development at UNSW and in the greater Sydney community, as well as highlighting our collaboration with existing stakeholders working on peace in Sydney. Co-sponsors: Sydney Peace Foundation, Peacifica, UNSW Institute for Global Development.

Fieldwork Grants for Postgraduate Research International Students

Fieldwork Grants for Postgraduate Research International Students

Published: 13 September 2017

18 Grants of $2,000 are available.

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Winter Abroad at Yonsei

Winter Abroad at Yonsei

Published: 13 September 2017

Yonsei University offers a 6-week winter program at its Sinchon campus for international students who would like to enjoy the winter in Seoul. The winter program is composed of two separate 3-week sessions, with intensive morning coursework and unique afternoon Korean language and Taekwondo classes. At the weekend, students can enjoy Korean winter activities. It will be an excellent opportunity to catch up with your coursework, meeting professors in an intimate setting, and to enjoy the companionship of students from all over the world.

New Colombo Plan: Summer 2017-18 Programs in Indonesia

New Colombo Plan: Summer 2017-18 Programs in Indonesia

Published: 13 September 2017

A significant number of $3,000 New Colombo Plan mobility grants are available to undergraduate UNSW Australia students wishing to spend Summer 2017-18 in Indonesia on one of ACICIS Study Indonesia’s short course programs. 

International Volunteering HQ: 2018

International Volunteering HQ: 2018

Published: 13 September 2017

Volunteer abroad with International Volunteer HQ, the world's leading volunteer travel organization with over 10 years experience in providing impactful and affordable volunteer abroad programs. Choose from a wide range of volunteer projects available year-round in over 35 destinations. We’re proud to connect thousands of travelers with meaningful volunteer opportunities abroad, so if you’re traveling overseas, searching for gap year volunteer programs, wanting to experience volunteer vacations, or simply wishing to provide assistance to a community abroad, IVHQ has the volunteer abroad program for you. 

UNSW Hero Program - Apply Now

UNSW Hero Program - Apply Now

Published: 13 September 2017

Applications for the UNSW Hero Program are open now.

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